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  • Dekang Lin
  • Computer Science
  • ICML
  • 1998 (First Publication: 24 July 1998)
  • Similarity is an important and widely used concept. Previous definitions of similarity are tied to a particular application or a form of knowledge representation. We present an informationtheoreticContinue Reading
  • Dekang Lin
  • Computer Science
  • COLING-ACL
  • 1998 (First Publication: 10 August 1998)
  • Bootstrapping semantics from text is one of the greatest challenges in natural language learning. We first define a word similarity measure based on the distributional pattern of words. TheContinue Reading
  • Patrick Pantel, Dekang Lin
  • Computer Science
  • KDD '02
  • 2002 (First Publication: 23 July 2002)
  • Inventories of manually compiled dictionaries usually serve as a source for word senses. However, they often include many rare senses while missing corpus/domain-specific senses. We present aContinue Reading
  • Dekang Lin
  • Computer Science
  • ACL
  • 1993 (First Publication: 22 June 1993)
  • Overgeneration is the main source of computational complexity in previous principle-based parsers. This paper presents a message passing algorithm for principle-based parsing that avoids theContinue Reading